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Truro

[troo r-oh] /ˈtrʊər oʊ/
noun
1.
a town in central Nova Scotia, in SE Canada.
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  • So paltry that the justices at Truro would not move against me.

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini
  • The Queen's pursuivants were on their way to do what the justices of Truro refused to do.

    The Sea-Hawk Raphael Sabatini
  • Here in Truro it was growing everywhere, and of course in Dyer's Hollow.

    The Foot-path Way Bradford Torrey
  • They were traced as far as Truro, and were known to be in hiding in Cornwall.

    The Canterbury Puzzles

    Henry Ernest Dudeney
  • Well, I had to ride to Truro that afternoon, so I did not get home till late at night.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • We can get to Truro by the morning; we can get refreshment there.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • Lawyer Trefry, when I got to Truro, and to consult him as to my future plans.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • It was dark when we left Truro, for I did not think it wise to travel in the day.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • Her father was in Truro, she said, and had given no orders as to her conduct.

    The Birthright Joseph Hocking
  • Truro might have the honour, but "Falmouth has gotten the trade."

    The Cornwall Coast Arthur L. Salmon
British Dictionary definitions for Truro

Truro

/ˈtrʊərəʊ/
noun
1.
a market town in SW England, administrative centre of Cornwall. Pop: 20 920 (2001)
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